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Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt
Also known as
Chode, The Ghost of Rock Past, The Idol
(1967-01-14) January 14, 1967 (age 46)
Bayonne, New Jersey, U.S.
Heavy metal, hard rock, southern metal, groove metal, southern rock
Musician, songwriter, actor, producer
electric guitar, acoustic guitar, vocals, piano, keyboards, bass guitar, harmonica, mellotron, organ, electric piano, mandolin, banjo, talkbox
Geffen, Spitfire, InsideOut Music, Artemis, Roadrunner, Epic, Sony
Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne, Pride & Glory, Steel Dragon, Britny Fox,Black Veil Brides
Zakk Wylde Signature Les Paul,
Zakk Wylde Signature Gibson Flying V,
Zakk Wylde Epiphone ZV
Zakk Wylde (born Jeffrey Phillip Wielandt, January 14, 1967), is an American musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor who is best known as the former guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne, and founder of the heavy metal band Black Label Society. His signature bulls-eye design appears on many of his guitars and is widely recognized. He was the lead guitarist and vocalist in Pride & Glory, who released one self-titled album in 1994 before disbanding. As a solo artist he released Book of Shadows in 1996.